Behavior Research Methods & Instrumentation

, Volume 15, Issue 6, pp 587–590 | Cite as

A portable, solid-state anomaloscope

  • Robert T. Kintz
Instrumentation & Techniques


Various methods of assessing color vision are discussed. The anomaloscope is concluded to be the best of these, but it is not widely used because of complexity and cost considerations. The design of a portable, solid-state anomaloscope that uses tristate light-emitting diodes is described. This device has many of the desirable features of the standard Nagel-type anomaloscope and can be constructed at a fraction of the price.


Normal Observer Dichromat Control Knob Anomalous Trichromat Bipartite Field 
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© Psychonomic Society, Inc. 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert T. Kintz
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  1. 1.Health, Safety & Human Factors LaboratoryEastman Kodak CompanyRochester

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